In order to keep our members informed about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and vaccine, the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce is providing links to resources from reliable sources including the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Nacogdoches COVID-19 Vaccine: Click to sign up for vaccination or call 936-305-8488, Monday - Friday, 10am - 2pm.
Nacogdoches City and County ReOpen Guidelines for employers, employees and customers (click for Spanish) Questions about business reopening procedures, please call 936-559-2510 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nacogdoches COVID-19 Call Center instructions: if you are feeling ill please call 936-468-4787, Monday through Friday, 9am to 1pm.
COVID-19 screening instructions from Nacogdoches Memorial Health: 1. Patient MUST consult a physician/provider to receive COVID test order. Patients should call physician office or community clinic first for instructions. All healthcare providers would prefer to avoid walk-in COVID-19 patients for the safety of staff & patients. 2. Physician office/clinic will fax appropriate paperwork to Nacogdoches Memorial’s admissions center who will call patient to schedule testing appointment & give procedural instructions. 3. Patients can't drive up to outpatient testing tent without appointment. Patients with severe or sudden worsening of symptoms, especially shortness of breath, trouble breathing or chest pain, should report to ER for evaluation.
Angelina College Small Business Development Center contact number is 936-633-5400.
COVID-19 Guides and Resources from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Click Here
Texas Economic Snapshot: May 2021
Information provided by The Governor's Texas Business Bulletin:
Unemployment Rate: 6.5%
Workforce: 14 million
Leisure & Hospitality: 14,200 jobs added
Professional & Business Services: 13,800 jobs added
Manufacturing: 3,200 jobs added
Click for the latest Texas Economic Snapshot as of June 30, 2021
COVID-19 Guides and Resources from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People
Texas Bankers Association information for Small Business PPP Borrowers
Governor's Open Texas plan and resources for businesses
Return to Work Initiative in Texas
CDC Guidance for Business and Workplace
Texas Association of Business Business Resource Tool Kit
COIVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season - FEMA
OSHA resources for businesses
COVID-19 Complaint Tracker
Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Resources
Angelina College Small Business Development Center - contact for answers to small business loan / grant funding
Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office
Rapid Response - Texas Workforce Commission, Information for COVID-19: FAQ, Employers, Jobseekers, Self-Employed, Child Care and Unemployed After Returning to Work Guidance
Better Business Bureau (BBB)
Texas Apartment Association
Effective Communications Toolkit - Texas Division of Emergency Management (meets Americans with Disabilities Act requirements)
Resillience in a Box - putting a plan in place
Skills Development Fund - Texas Workforce Commission
U.S. Treasury Department Releases EZ and Revised PPP Forgiveness Applications - Texas Association of Business
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Guide
COVID-19 Safety and Health Standards, Control & Prevention - an overview of information for workers and employers about the evolving coronavirus outbreak. Includes links to OSHA standards, control and prevention, by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
CDC YouTube Channel
Texas Health and Human Services COVID-19 information
City of Nacogdoches COVID-19 Dashboard
Go to the online Business Directory and find products and services at local businesses
Adjusted hours and services - Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO)
Give Blood - CDC encourages donating blood if healthy
Open SFA from Stephen F. Austin State University - information and updates for SFA's facilities and operations
Family and Teacher Learning Resources - Boys & Girls Clubs of Deep East Texas
Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist prepared by US Chamber of Commerce
How do I apply?
Coronavirus Tax Relief - updates from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
In response to the national emergency and to protect our employees, America’s taxpayers, communities and our partners, the IRS has temporarily closed all Taxpayer Assistance Centers and discontinued face-to-face service throughout the country until further notice. The IRS is continuing to process tax returns, issue refunds and help taxpayers to the greatest extent possible. Click here for more info on taxpayer assistance center closures.
The information contained here is compiled from industry associations, business coalitions and other relevant resources. It is provided as information and a guide to assist and not as a legal recommendation for reopening your business.